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About Dr. Philip D Kath
Dr. Philip D Kath, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Morganton, NC, with another office in Shelby, NC. He has 42 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Kath is affiliated with McDowell Hospital, Cleveland Regional Medical Center and Rutherford Regional Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Philip D Kath has the following 1 specialty
An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.
Dr. Philip D Kath has the following 10 expertise
- Eye Pain
- Macular Degeneration
- Lasik Surgery
- Retina Surgery
- Eye Exam
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Vision Issues
Dr. Philip D Kath has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. Philip D Kath is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Dr. Kath is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
42 Years Experience
Mayo Medical School
Graduated in 1976
Cleveland Clinic Health System
Dr. Philip D Kath accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
BCBS North Carolina
- BCBS NC Blue Value
- BCBS NC BlueOptions
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana National POS
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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